Research

Deakin India Research Initiative

Student support

Division of Student Life HDR Support Services
www.deakin.edu.au/current-students/international/index.php

The International Student Adviser can assist with:

  • Enrolment, fee and visa related matters
  • Academic difficulties/special consideration inquiries
  • Grievances and crisis management
  • Referrals to other support services
  • Personal issues including social or adjustment difficulties, homesickness or feelings of isolation
  • Engagement activities within Deakin University
  • Linking international students with the wider Geelong community

Contact: Helen Nicholls-Stary
Deakin University
Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus
Address: 75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds,
Victoria 3216 Australia
Postal address: Deakin University
Locked Bag 20000
Geelong, VIC 3220
Phone: +61 3 5227 1261
helen.nicholls-stary@deakin.edu.au

The Language and Learning Advisor can assist with:

  • Ongoing assistance throughout your candidature
  • Support with developing effective research strategies
    • getting started with your research
    • working with your supervisor
    • thesis writing, note taking, referencing and avoiding plagiarism
    • conceptualising a research question
    • presentations
    • time management skills
  • Online and hard copy resources
  • Seminars and workshops
  • Language support
  • Networking and self help groups
  • Confidential appointments - face to face, phone, email

Contact: Margaret Kumar
Deakin University
Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus
Address: 75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds,
Victoria 3216 Australia
Postal address: Deakin University
Locked Bag 20000
Geelong, VIC 3220
Phone: +61 3 5227 8115
margaret.kumar@deakin.edu.au

Deakin Library Support Services
www.deakin.edu.au/library/research/

The Liaison Librarian can assist with:

  • Literature and database searches
  • EndNote
  • Book orders
  • Other library information services

Contact: Barry Tucker
Deakin University
Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus
Address: 75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds,
Victoria 3216 Australia
Postal address: Deakin University
Locked Bag 20000
Geelong, VIC 3220
Phone: +61 3 5227 2005
barry.tucker@deakin.edu.au

Deakin University acknowledges the traditional land owners of present campus sites.

30th June 2011